Founder of Hoffmann Global Institute For Business & Society and Massellaz SA, André S. Hoffmann is a Swiss businessperson who has been at the head of 12 different companies and holds the position of Chairman of Fondation Pro Valat, Chairman for Fondation Internationale du Banc d'Arguin, Treasurer & Director at Fondation Auxiliaire du Conservatoire botanique de la Ville de and Secretary at Fondation Jan Michalski Pour L'écriture Et La Littérature.
He is also Chairman at Givaudan Foundation, President for Fondation Hoffmann, President at Fondation MAVA, President at Fondation pour l’art musical, lyrique et chorégraphique, Member-Benefactors Court at the University of Oxford, Member of The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Trustee & Vice President at WWF International, Member of The Club of Rome and International Council Member at Tate Gallery Foundation, Inc. and on the board of 18 other companies.
In his past career he held the position of Chairman of Nemadi Advisors Ltd., Chairman & Owner at Massellaz SA, Chairman for Living Planet Fund Management Co., Chairman-Supervisory Board of The Capitals Coalition, Head-Administration at Station Biologique de la Tour du Valat, Member of International Sustainability Innovation Council, Manager-European Mergers & Acquisitions at HSBC Investment Bank Plc, Special Project Manager-Food Division at Nestlé UK Ltd., Manager-European Mergers & Acquisitions at James Capel & Co. Ltd., Co-Chairman for Institute for Strategic Dialogue and President of W.A. de Vigier Stiftung.
Mr. Hoffmann received an undergraduate degree from the University of St. Gallen and an MBA from INSEAD.